Senate Republicans Introduce UNRWA Accountability & Transparency Act

New Legislation Aims To Cease U.S. Contributions To United Nations Relief And Works Agency For Palestine Refugees Which Has A History Of Employing Individuals Affiliated With Hamas. UNRWA Schools Have Been Used To Store Hamas Weapons And Promote Anti-Semitic Education In Their Textbooks.

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Republican Senators Call For End To Mask Mandate On Airplanes & Public Transportation

Senator Marsha Blackburn Joined A Group Of Republican Senators In Introducing A Resolution Calling On The Biden Administration’s CDC To End Its Mask Mandate For Fully Vaccinated Individuals On Public Transportation Throughout The U.S. – Including At Airports, Commercial Airplanes, Buses, And Rail Systems.

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U.S. Senate Republicans Block Consideration Of Jan. 6 Commission Bill

Republicans In The U.S. Senate Managed To Block Consideration Of A Bill Friday That Would Establish A Commission To Investigate The Jan. 6 Violence At The U.S. Capitol, Drawing The Ire Of Democrats Who Describe The Event As An Insurrection By Supporters Of Former President Donald Trump.

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Progressives Continue Push For $15 Minimum Wage

Progressive Lawmakers And Left-wing Groups That Championed An Effort To Raise The Federal Minimum Wage To $15 Through Budget Reconciliation Aren’t Accepting Defeat.

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Senator Portman Offers Minimum Wage Increase, Legal Worker Verification Plan In U.S. Senate

With Plans To Include A $15 Minimum Wage In President Joe Biden’s Administration’s COVID-19 Recovery Proposal Quashed By Rules Procedures, U.S. Senator Rob Portman, R-Ohio, Has Introduced His Own Wage Hike.

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Trump Acquitted Again Of Impeachment Charges

On Saturday, Former President Donald Trump Was Acquitted Of An Impeachment Charge That He Incited The Jan.6 Storming Of The Capitol In Washington D.C. It Is The Second Time In A Year The U.S. Senate Determined Trump Was Not Guilty Of Impeachment Charges Brought By The Democrat-Controlled House.

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Republican Senators Propose Alternate Relief Bill: $618 Billion To Counter Biden’s $1.9 Trillion Plan

Ten Republican Senators Are Set To Meet With Biden On Monday To Discuss An Alternative Stimulus Package. Their COVID-19 Relief Package Comes In At $618 Billion, Countering The President’s $1.9 Trillion Plan.

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Retiring Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander Asked Colleagues To ‘Put Country Before Partisanship’

Tennessee’s Republican Senator, Lamar Alexander, used his farewell speech on Wednesday to ask Republicans and Democrats alike to, “put country before partisanship and personal politics.”

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